Holiday gift ideas for newly dating
Plus, a gift can say a lot about your feelings – are they lukewarm or red hot?
The pressure to nail the proper gift that says how you feel without going overboard (or being underwhelming) is more stressful than obsessively checking your phone for a text, an email, or even (gasp) a call back.
Part 1 is for the gentlemen and next week, I’ll offer some ideas for the ladies. ” Then it hits you: you have to get them a present! When things are going well, you don’t want anything to rock the boat.The goal: a gift that manages to say “I-like-you-but-we’re-still-getting-to-know-each-other-and-that’s-totally-cool.” It also pays to understand that a small present—something thoughtful, semi-personal, and affordable—is the way to go when you’re dating a brand-new guy. They might have Netflix, but chances are they don’t have Netflix, Hulu HBO Go.DON’T: Buy him a shiny new flat-screen to watch it on.And to be perfectly honest, if I the holiday induces in my friends and family…and it doubles the amount of anxiety-induced emails I get.